Nicole Kidman in L’Wren Scott

Posted on November 05, 2012

If Nicole didn’t scream “COME ON, DOVER! MOVE YOUR BLOOMING ARSE!” at least once this day, then we will be very disappointed.

 

Nicole Kidman attends the 2012 AAMI Victoria Derby Day at Flemington Racecourse in Melbourne, Australia in L’Wren Scott. Hat by Stephen Jones.

At first glance, we thought this looked way too prissy, but once we realized it was a very witty and very deliberate callback to Audrey Hepburn’s derby costume in My Fair Lady:

 

Well, how could we not love that? From a modern fashion perspective, it’s questionable (all that white lace), but from a style statement perspective – and a “having fun with clothes” one – it’s downright brilliant.

 

[Photo Credit: Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images]

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